A Vintage Year

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A Vintage Year
Live album by Mel Tormé
Released 1988
Recorded August 1987, live at the Paul Masson Winery, Saratoga, CA
Genre Jazz
Length 54:31
Label Concord
Producer Carl Jefferson
Mel Tormé chronology
Mel Tormé, Rob McConnell and the Boss Brass
(1986)
A Vintage Year
(1987)
Mel Tormé and the Marty Paich Dektette – Reunion
(1990)

A Vintage Year is a 1987 (see 1987 in music) live album by the American jazz singer Mel Tormé, accompanied by George Shearing.

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars [1]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Whisper Not"/"Love Me or Leave Me" (Benny Golson, Leonard Feather), (Walter Donaldson, Gus Kahn) – 4:17
  2. "Out of This World" (Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer) – 5:11
  3. "Someday I'll Find You" (Noël Coward) – 2:52
  4. "Midnight Sun" (Sonny Burke, Lionel Hampton, Mercer) – 5:36
  5. New York, New York Medley: "Me and My Girl"/"Mack the Knife"/"The Birth of the Blues"/"Send a Little Love My Way"/"How High the Moon"/"Theme from New York, New York" (Douglas Furber, L. Arthur Rose, Noel Gay)/(Bertolt Brecht, Marc Blitzstein, Kurt Weill)/(Lew Brown, Buddy DeSylva, Lew Henderson)/(Henry Mancini)/(Fred Ebb, John Kander) – 6:01
  6. "The Folks Who Live On the Hill" (Oscar Hammerstein II, Jerome Kern) – 5:08
  7. "Bittersweet" (Sam Jones) – 5:47
  8. "Since I Fell for You" (Buddy Johnson) – 4:40
  9. "The Way You Look Tonight" (Dorothy Fields, Kern) – 3:37
  10. "Anyone Can Whistle"/"A Tune for Humming" (Stephen Sondheim)/(Sondheim) – 5:53
  11. "When Sunny Gets Blue" (Marvin Fisher, Jack Segal) – 3:29
  12. "Little Man, You've Had a Busy Day" (Al Hoffman, Maurice Sigler, Mabel Wayne) – 5:55

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Yanow, Scott. "A Vintage Year > Review". Allmusic. Retrieved September 29, 2011.